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Re: banana shrub

Thank you, SallyAnn...for years, my Mom has gone on about her
Magnolia Pfisicatta and I have told her there was no such plant.  I
think you have solved this dilemma.  Did a web search last night
after I saw your post and found some info., printed it out and sent
it on to Mom!  She is in northern Alabama - actually z7b - and as far
as I know, hers is still alive and kicking...

Marge Talt, zone 7 Maryland
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> From: SallyAnn <safart@aug.com>
> Jim...it is Michelia figo, another common name Magnolia
Fuscata--Avg. 15' x
> 8'.(..sorry! zone 8 & 9 !) Which may be a problem--as with
Dogwood-they grew
> well  in my Jacksonville yard, but not here 30 miles south...and I
think the
> soil is sandier here..Have also lost 2 Tea or Sweet Olive..-I think
for the
> same reason...but having grown up on the Mississippi coast & N.O. I
> them!  The smell is haunting...

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